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Volunteer With Old Salt Fishing Foundation

Join Old Salt Fishing Foundation June 8th, 9th & 10th for the 2017 Baddest BBQ on the Bone Festival.

BBQ Lovers: This 3 day waterfront festival is jam packed with world class, award winning BBQ, a fishing tournament that pays out $25,000, boat showcase, arts & craft vendors, live music, pig races, kids fishing rodeo and more. There is plenty to do for the whole family! And... Free Parking. Free Shuttle. Heck we even have a free Water Ferry Shuttle!

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Fishing Slam & BBQ Festival

Schedule of Events

Thursday, June 8th
Festival & Fishing Slam Captains Meeting

  • Gates Open: 5pm
  • 5-11pm: BBQ festival, marine and art vendors, pig races,Kids Play Zone, mini boat show, food festival, raffles and silent auction
  • Fishing Team Registration/Check In: 6:30pm
  • Review of tournamentrules and regulations.

Friday, June 9th
Festival & Kids Fishing Rodeo

  • Kids Fishing Rodeo: Check In 5pm – Fishing 6-8pm, awards to follow
  • Live music from 6-11pm
  • 5-11pm: BBQ festival, marine and art vendors, pig races, Kids Play Zone, mini boat show, kids Zone, food festival

Saturday, June 10th
Fishing Slam Tournament Weigh In and BBQ Festival

• Noon: Event Opens
• 5-6pm: Weigh In Line open (anglers must be with in line by 6pm) Tournament awards to follow weigh in.
• 5pm: BBQ Competition Awards
• Noon-11pm: BBQ festival, marine and art vendors, mini boat show, Kids Zone food festival, raffles & more

When: June 9 – 10, 2017
Where: Madeira Beach (Recreation Field) 200 Rex Place Madeira Beach, FL 33708 (MAP)
Parking (free parking & shuttle): 565 150th Ave, Madeira Beach, FL 33708 (MAP)

BBQ Competition

Schedule of Events


9:00 am - 3pm Set up available

5:00 pm - 11pm Festival Open / Vending

FRIDAY June 9th

9:00 am - 3pm Set up available

12:00 pm - 5 pm Meat Inspections

5:00 pm Mandatory Cook Team Meeting

5:00 pm - 11pm Festival Open / Vending

8:00 pm Ancillary Category turn in

SATURDAY June 10th

11 am - 11 pm Festival Open / Vending

Fishing Tournament Weigh In

11:00 am Chicken turn in

12:00 pm Ribs turn in

1:00 pm Pork turn in

2:00 pm Brisket turn in

5:00 pm Awards Ceremony

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